Dalila Ali Rajah
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Read the latest news about transgender issues. Learn more about how transgender public figures—Chelsea Manning, Jen Richards, Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Caitlyn Jenner, Chaz Bono, and others—are shaping the agenda of the LGBT rights movement, and showing the world that gender is not so simple a thing after all. Whether it’s in the spheres of entertainment, politics, education, media, government, or international or local coverage, The Advocate is the leading source for news that is important to transgender, gay, lesbian, and bisexual individuals around the world.

Despite a lack of data, anti-trans proponents often center narratives of regret to dissuade gender-affirming health care.

September 28 2022 4:46 PM

Virginia's Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin wants to roll back transgender students' rights in public schools, but students around the state are rejecting his new policies.

September 28 2022 11:17 AM

Billingslea was shot multiple times just outside a motel.

September 28 2022 11:05 AM

The transgender woman was in protective custody at the time of the attack.

September 28 2022 10:50 AM

Schneider, the top female and top trans contestant on the show, has married Genevieve Davis.

September 27 2022 8:10 PM

For years, Jennifer Eller suffered from degrading insults within the school system where she taught because of her gender identity.

September 27 2022 2:17 PM